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Obama’s Top Military Adviser Warns of Possible ISIS Attacks in Baghdad – New York Times

New York Daily News Obama's Top Military Adviser Warns of Possible ISIS Attacks in BaghdadNew York TimesWASHINGTON — Fighters for the Islamic State were managing to blend in with disenfranchised Sunni populations in some Iraqi towns and villages near the … Continue reading

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China military calls for stronger cybersecurity, domestic software -state media

BEIJING (Reuters) – China's armed forces will ramp up their cybersecurity and speed domestic development of software, state media said on Wednesday, as the world's largest military seeks to shore up potential technological weaknesses. The statement underscores China's increasingly vocal … Continue reading

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Defence chief warns military in Iraq for years – Herald Scotland

Herald Scotland Defence chief warns military in Iraq for yearsHerald ScotlandThe UK should be prepared for military involvement in Iraq for years to come, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has warned. The UK should be prepared for military involvement in Iraq … Continue reading

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Chinese hacked U.S. military contractors, Senate panel finds

By Ros Krasny WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Hackers associated with the Chinese government have repeatedly infiltrated the computer systems of U.S. airlines, technology companies and other contractors involved in the movement of U.S. troops and military equipment, a U.S. Senate panel … Continue reading

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Chinese hackers breach U.S. military contractors: Senate probe

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Hackers associated with the Chinese government have repeatedly breached the computer systems of U.S. companies, including airlines and technology firms, that are involved in the movement of U.S. troops and military equipment, a U.S. Senate panel has … Continue reading

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US jets strike Isis to help Iraqi military

Special conference taking place in Paris generates offers of military assistance from 29 countries to help fight the Islamist militants Asia homepage

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Barack Obama prepares to step up US military role in battle against Isis – The Guardian

The Guardian Barack Obama prepares to step up US military role in battle against IsisThe GuardianBarack Obama is pinning his hopes on Iraq's new government and moderate Syrian rebels in his new drive to confront Islamists. Photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters. Barack … Continue reading

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NATO agrees cyber attack could trigger military response

NEWPORT Wales (Reuters) – NATO leaders agreed on Friday that a large-scale cyber attack on a member country could be considered an attack on the entire U.S.-led alliance, potentially triggering a military response. The decision marks an expansion of the … Continue reading

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Americans more willing for military action

Opinion polls indicate a big shift in attitudes to foreign policy from an electorate that had been considered war-weary Asia homepage

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Russia threatens NATO as it warns it is updating its military doctrine – Daily Mail

Daily Mail Russia threatens NATO as it warns it is updating its military doctrineDaily MailRussia has revealed it is urgently updating its military doctrine, accusing NATO of posing a direct military threat to its security by 'encroaching on our borders'. … Continue reading

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